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Sunil Shah

CEO

Sunil’s Biography

Sunil Shah

A serial entrepreneur having begun a career in the Life Sciences team at PA Consulting group followed by co-founding two companies in the information technology and life sciences sector. The second of these companies, Oxygen Healthcare Ltd was acquired by Piramal Enterprises Ltd (BSE: PEL). Sunil co-founded o2h Ventures which involves discovery services / collaborations, seeding drug discovery, academic in-licensing and biotechnology incubation. Sunil has a degree in Biochemistry and an MBA from Cambridge University

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Prashant Shah

Director

Prashant’s Biography

Prashant Shah

A serial entrepreneur having begun a career with the Strategy group of at Accenture followed by co-founding two companies
in the technology and life sciences sector. The second of these companies focused on drug discovery
was acquired by a public company. Prashant co-founded o2h Ventures which is involved in seeding,
incubating and investing in early stage life science and technology companies. Prashant has a
BEng, MSc and an MPhil in Management.

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Andy Morley

Chief Scientific Officer

Andy’s Biography

Andy Morley

Creative and innovative medicinal chemist with extensive knowledge and expertise. Twenty one years experience working in
the pharmaceutical industry.

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Tejas Upadhyay

VP – BD & Proj. Mgmt

Tejas’s Biography

Tejas Upadhyay

A chemist with a passion for drug discovery and programme management. >17 years of experience working with various contract
research organisation like Alembic, Evotec, o2h and Piramal. Gained PhD from India and post-doctoral
experience from Glasgow University, UK.

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Nilesh Dagia

Chief Operating Officer

Nilesh’s Biography

Nilesh Dagia

Publications – 25 (Nature Medicine, Blood, J Immunology, Am J Physiology, J Bio Chem, J Clin Endocrinol Metab, Eur J Pharmacol,
Crit Care Med, Chem Soc Rev, Exp Neurol)

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Hemal Soni

Head of Chemistry

Hemal’s Biography

Hemal Soni

Comprehensive experience in Leading & Guiding Multi-FTE “Synthetic Chemistry Research” Collaborations which are in support
to fast paced Medicinal Chemistry Projects – for overseas collaborators.

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Chris Heron

Vice President – Technology

Chris’s Biography

Chris Heron

Chris is a tech entrepreneur with 20 years experience of working within the talent acquisition industry. He advises global
organisations on their talent attraction and retention strategies, more recently focussing on
social media employee advocacy. Chris has a degree in design from Nottingham Trent University.

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Tammy Ward

Head of Design

Tammy’s Biography

Tammy Ward

Tammy is a senior digital creative having 14+ years of experience in designing. She has a passion for producing engaging
and effective user experiences and bringing digital marketing campaigns to life.

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Bhargavi Jansari

Human Resource Manager

Bhargavi’s Biography

Bhargavi Jansari

A passionate HR professional with rich experience in the areas of Performance Management,Talent Hiring & Management,
Learning & Development, Payroll Management, Employee Engagement, Employee Relations, HR Process
Automation & HR operations.

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Sudipta Mukherjee

Head of Analytical

Sudipta’s Biography

Sudipta Mukherjee

10+ years experience in analytical chemistry. Leading a team of analytics department in o2h.

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Pragnesh Thakkar

Finance Manager

Pragnesh’s Biography

Pragnesh Thakkar

Mr. Pragnesh Thakkar serves as the Finance Manager of o2h Group for 7+ years. He also heads Accounting, Financials, Secretarial
functions of the company as well as looks for Supply Chain. Well versed in Accounting, Finance
and Taxation. He has a degree of Master in Commerce and Inter Chartered Accountant and has total
10 year of industrial work experience.

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Shabu Thomas

Head of Operation

Shabhu’s Biography

Shabu Thomas

Shabu Thomas has around 12 yrs. of successful experience as an HR Business Partner with Chemistry Research, Heavy Manufacturing Industry and Consultancy firms. He has effectively developed & Implemented various HR processes with smooth transition to ensure Good Employee satisfaction. He has completed his Master’s in Physics and Post Diploma in Human Resource Mgmt. He manages a team having responsibility of Recruitment, Training, Performance Management, Compliance, Administration and Employee Engagement.

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Tim Sharman

Compliance Officer

Tim’s Biography

Tim Sharman

Tim is the Compliance Officer and Money Laundering Reporting Officer for SyndicateRoom.

He graduated from the University of Kent, Canterbury with an MA in the History and Philosophy of Science in 1986.

He has over 27 years experience in the financial services industry, in compliance, operational and investment management roles. In the last 15 years, Tim has specialised in the alternative investments sector.

He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment.